The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 43 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 49 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.06% 2.10% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 2.55% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 20
Average salary £38,625 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.95% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
972 823 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.60% 82.14% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 838 691 717
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +17 32 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Newport -2 9 £39,000 -9.30%
Torfaen - 5 £23,000 -
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 57 (58.76%) Finance
2 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (24.74%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (22.68%) Degree
6 21 (21.65%) ISEB
7 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (17.53%) Project Management
8 17 (17.53%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (17.53%) Banking
9 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
10 15 (15.46%) Change Control
11 14 (14.43%) Mentoring
12 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
13 12 (12.37%) SQL
13 12 (12.37%) MS Office
13 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (11.34%) OO
14 11 (11.34%) Requirements Analysis
15 10 (10.31%) Automotive
15 10 (10.31%) PRINCE
15 10 (10.31%) Requirements Engineering
16 9 (9.28%) Waterfall
16 9 (9.28%) UML
16 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
17 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
17 8 (8.25%) Data Management
17 8 (8.25%) Data Analysis
17 8 (8.25%) Release Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Office
2 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.22%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.19%) MS Project
5 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) Big Data
2 4 (4.12%) MS Access
2 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.06%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 57 (58.76%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Banking
3 10 (10.31%) Automotive
4 6 (6.19%) Retail
5 5 (5.15%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.12%) Back Office
7 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.06%) Marketing
8 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.03%) Law
8 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (75.26%) Analyst
2 70 (72.16%) Business Analyst
3 13 (13.40%) Consultant
4 10 (10.31%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Trainee
7 6 (6.19%) Trainee Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Financial Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.06%) Architect
11 2 (2.06%) Business Architect
11 2 (2.06%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) .NET
2 3 (3.09%) J2EE
3 2 (2.06%) XML
4 1 (1.03%) XSD
4 1 (1.03%) Ajax
4 1 (1.03%) WCF
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.22%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.19%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) AS400
6 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.03%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (17.53%) Project Management
4 17 (17.53%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
6 15 (15.46%) Change Control
7 14 (14.43%) Mentoring
8 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (11.34%) OO
9 11 (11.34%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (10.31%) PRINCE
10 10 (10.31%) Requirements Engineering
11 9 (9.28%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.28%) UML
11 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.25%) Data Management
12 8 (8.25%) Data Analysis
12 8 (8.25%) Release Management
13 7 (7.22%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.06%) VB
2 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.06%) VB6
3 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Degree
2 21 (21.65%) ISEB
3 5 (5.15%) APMG
4 4 (4.12%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.06%) MBA
5 2 (2.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.06%) CCA
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) IIBA
6 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) SAP
3 4 (4.12%) Casewise
4 2 (2.06%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Cognos
5 1 (1.03%) Citrix
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